A STONE’S THROW
And calm within the bosom of the down,
As though no Time could waste, no Fortune fret
Her ancient peace, I see my own fair Town,
Girdled with golden sunbeams, changeless yet.
William John Courthope, ‘The Country Town: A Reverie’
A little film featuring the ancient church of St Peter, Hamsey and the Saxon king Athelstan whose name means ‘noble stone’.